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Bold Beginnings and Closing the Gap in Early Years

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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sheffield Park

Chesterfield Road South

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Coffee and registration from 9.30am

10.00am Welcome

Morning Session: Bold Beginnings with Gill Jones

Gill Jones is Ofsted’s Early Education Deputy Director. This session will explore the findings in the Reception Curriculum Report.

12.30pm Two course lunch in the restaurant

1.30pm Afternoon Session: Closing the Gap in EYFS and the Early Years Toolkit

This session will be led by Adam Harris, Deputy Headteacher from Greetlands Academy and the Oldham Research School, who will take us through the latest research into the factors that have the greatest impact on children’s learning in the EYFS. Adam will also take us through some of the research-informed practice he has introduced in his school based on the EY toolkit.

3.30pm Close


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Gill Jones is Ofsted's Early Education Deputy Director. She was appointed a Senior HMI in January 2013, having joined Ofsted in 2007. She is a qualified teacher and has extensive leadership and management experience as a headteacher and local authority inspector. She was a Consultant Leader for the National College and led training for headteachers and school improvement partners.

Adam Harris is the Deputy Principal at The Greetland Academy and a Research Lead for The Oldham Research School. He is an experienced Early Years teacher, trainer and SLE who has a particular interest in phonics and early literacy.

The cost of the event is £130.00 + VAT per person. There is a 10% discount for alliance members.

Schools with the all inclusive CPD package are entitled to two places at no cost.




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